Due to a rise in COVID cases, masks are required when visiting the Library building.


Monday, December 14

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Reed Collyer, Owner of Collyer Catering will walk you through the steps on how to make the perfect holiday cheese board. Reed will recommend a selection of cheeses from Darien Cheese & Fine Foods and Cato Corner Farm. Whether you are making a cheese board for your family this holiday season or a...

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Tuesday, December 15

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Darien Library has many digital offerings that you may not be aware of. Brittany will share information about each digital application, where to find them, and will give some information on changes that are coming within the next few months! Learn more about: hoopla Digital Overdrive/Libby RB Digit...

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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Are you ready to move into the coziest season of all? Hear a story over Zoom from Miss Sam. Then learn to make a scarf by learning to tie on the decorative fringe. Keep your scarf for yourself or save it as a holiday gift for a special someone! Ages 6 to 10. Registration Information This program wil...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Perhaps no work in the canon of Western art music better projects the 'holiday spirit' than Handel's 1741 masterpiece, "Messiah." Though it wasn't conceived as a "Christmas Piece," it has historically been performed during that season and is a winter highlight for many a concertg...

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Wednesday, December 16

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

We will sing, laugh, and explore digital storybooks in our virtual version of storytime. Birth to 5. This program will take place on Zoom. We will email all participants the Zoom room link. If you need any assistance with registering, please email Samantha at scardone@darienlibrary.org !

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Katie, Registered Dietitian from Food Explorers to make homemade Cinnamon Rolls! This yeast free recipe means you’ll have Cinnamon Rolls in no time. You’ll learn how to make the dough, roll it, and slice into the perfect rolls. A wonderful treat to add to your holiday menu! You’ll need the foll...

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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Can't make it to our morning storytime? You can still sing, laugh, and explore digital storybooks with your favorite librarians at a more convenient time for your family with a Zoom recording of our morning storytime. The link will be accessible for one week until our next live storytime. Birth to 5...

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6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

Let your creativity shine and create something you can eat! We'll provide the cookies, icing, piping bags, and sprinkles, all you'll need is some food coloring to create whatever colors you desire -- pick up your kits the week of the event, and then join us to decorate and chat via Zoom. Registered....

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Carl Reiner and Mel Brooks: The Grandmasters of American Comedy For more than seven decades, Carl Reiner and Mel Brooks made America laugh—either through their remarkable solo careers or their legendary partnership. Whether together or apart, they were giants of American comedy, who basically conque...

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8:00 PM - 8:50 PM

Are you looking for a regular opportunity to practice your conversational English? Join our discussion group which is designed to meet the needs of busy English-language learners, especially those who work during the day. Register using the button below or email Barbara with any questions or to sig...

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Thursday, December 17

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Calling all fiber artists! Whether you're a casual knitter, an expert crocheter, or dabble in loom weaving, join us as we create and chat. Bring your projects, get tips, and learn from one another. All skill levels welcome. This program will take place on Zoom. Participants will be emailed a link. R...

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Cozy up with a good book this winter! For this special edition book club, we’ll be reading a twisty mystery that will keep you guessing until the end: Greenglass House by Kate Milford. All participants will receive a free copy of the book to add to their personal collection. The book is available fo...

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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Calling all fans of The Great British Baking Show! Our annual gingerbread house program is going virtual this year with a special twist. Before the program, families can pick up their gingerbread house kit at the library starting on Thursday, December 10th. Use the materials in your gingerbread kits...

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Friday, December 18

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

It isn't the holiday season without a hearty dose of glitter! Learn to make stunning ornaments with paint and glitter in this fun crafternoon with Miss Krishna. You will want to hang your baubles up all year round when you are finished with your glittering masterpieces. Participants can pick up the...

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Saturday, December 19

No programs scheduled for Saturday, December 19


Sunday, December 20

No programs scheduled for Sunday, December 20